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Lost Years of Sea Turtles Uncovered
Animals  (tags: animals, sea turtles, study, mystery, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 963 days ago -
After hatching, sea turtles spend a minimum of 1-2 years at sea, but it's been a mystery as to what they do and where they go during this time.
Yellowstone Bison Could Launch New Herds Without Risking Cattle, Study Says
Animals  (tags: bison, protection, study, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, habitat, humans )

- 968 days ago -
Wild bison from Yellowstone National Park that are deemed free of cattle disease could be safely used to establish new herds elsewhere across the American West without posing a risk to livestock, a U.S. Department of Agriculture study concluded.
Nature of EAGLES *** Picture Galley ***
Animals  (tags: conservation, environment, Bald Eagles, Observation, Study, protection, wildanimals )

- 993 days ago -
This gallery features eagle portraits, and behavior in the winters of 2005-2013 in their wild and natural worlds along the Squamish, Manquam, and Cheakamus Rivers in British Columbia, Canada. During winters Bald Eagles gather on salmon rivers to feed ...
Biofluorescent Fish Light Up the Deep: Photos
Animals  (tags: fish, glowing, scientist, study, identification, photosenvironment )

- 1016 days ago -
Nearly 180 species of fish that glow have been identified in a new study led by scientists from the American Museum of Natural History. Beautiful photos.
Great Whites Could Be Longest-Lived Sharks
Animals  (tags: white sharks, study, longest lived sharks, interesting )

- 1019 days ago -
Could "Jaws" have been a senior citizen? A new study finds that great white sharks live long lives and could be the longest-lived sharks on the planet.
Ants Stay Clean By Squirting Antimicrobials From Their Butts
Animals  (tags: insects, ants, clean, squirting, antimicrobials, butts, interesting, research, study )

- 1036 days ago -
Ants may not seem particularly germaphobic, since they live in bacteria-rich dirt and often eat decaying plants and animals. But some ants have evolved to be quite fastidious sanitizers, regularly bathing themselves in antimicrobial secretions.
Snowy-Owl Migration to US One of Biggest on Record
Animals  (tags: Snowy Owls, US, great numbers, study, interesting, wildlife, habitat, environment )

- 1042 days ago -
Snowy owls -- large, fluffy, white birds typically found in the Arctic and rarely seen south of the Great Lakes -- have swooped down upon the eastern United States in greater numbers than at any time in at least 50 years, one bird expert says.
How Dog and Cat Whiskers Work
Animals  (tags: dogs, cats, pets, whiskers, study )

- 1092 days ago -
They're not just there for looks. The hairs detect air currents, send prey information and even serve as a measuring device.
Migrating Birds Fly Nonstop for More Than Six Months
Animals  (tags: animals, study, research, bird migration, interesting )

- 1112 days ago -
Talk about a red-eye flight! After attaching electronic monitors to half a dozen Alpine swifts, researchers say they were shocked to discover that migrating birds flew nonstop for 200 days.
Wolves Identified By Unique Howls, May Help Rare Species
Animals  (tags: wolves, animals, animaladvocates, protection, habitat, environment, wildlife, study, howling, ID, individualGoodNews )

- 1180 days ago -
New method lets scientists ID howling wolves with total accuracy. A new, more sophisticated method for analyzing sound recordings of wild wolf howls can, with absolute accuracy, tell individual wolves apart-and may even help save the old dog.
Scientists Discover What's Killing the Bees and It's Worse Than You Thought
Animals  (tags: Scientists, Killing, Bees, Study, Deaths, Results, Difficult )

- 1185 days ago -
A new study has pinpointed some of the probable causes of bee deaths and the rather scary results show that averting beemageddon will be much more difficult than previously thought.
Dogs See In Color, Not Black & White; What This Means For Pet Owners
Animals  (tags: dogs, see color, study, interesting, humans, pets )

- 1190 days ago -
Contrary to what we once thought, dogs aren't limited to a world of blacks, whites, and greys; in fact, they can recognize the color of an object better than the brightness of it.
Apes and Human Babies Use Similar Gestures
Animals  (tags: Apes, human infants, study, research, gestures )

- 1232 days ago -
Ape and human infants at comparable stages of development use similar gestures, such as pointing or lifting their arms to be picked up, new research suggests.
Protect Romanian Horses From Slaughter By Putting Them Back on Public Roads
Animals  (tags: healthcare, illness, diet, nutrition, prevention, safety, risks, research, treatment, study, health, disease, food, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, animaladvocates, animalrights, cruelty, death, protection, suffering, sadness, slaughter )

- 1275 days ago -
The recent attention given to the horse meat mislabeling scandals within the European Union left many feeling that the back-door horse meat processing industry had been effectively wiped out.
Almost 500 New Species Discovered at Senckenberg: Newly Discovered Species in 2011 and 2012
Animals  (tags: scientists, research, study, interesting, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, GoodNews )

- 1365 days ago -
In the last two years scientists at the Senckenberg research institutes have discovered and described almost 500 new species.

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